Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10
4th Nov 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people were killed when Taliban terrorists attacked a security convoy in northern Afghanistan, an official confirmed on Sunday. The ambush took place in Nusai district of the remote northern … Continued

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque
19th Oct 2019

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA)  The death toll from twin blasts that targeted a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Friday rose to 62, officials confirmed. The horrendous bombings rocked Haska Maina district of the eastern Nangarhar province. … Continued

Afghanistan: US drone strike kills scores of Afghan civilians
20th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: US drone strike kills scores of Afghan civilians

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Scores of civilians were killed in a U.S. drone strike early Thursday in eastern Afghanistan close to the Tora Bora mountains. Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the governor of the restive Nangarhar province, … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide truck bombing kills 20
19th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide truck bombing kills 20

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): An early morning suicide truck bombing by Taliban killed at least 20 people in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, an official confirmed. The massive bombing hitting the main public hospital in Qalat, capital … Continued

Afghanistan: Explosion targets Afghan president’s rally, 24 killed
18th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Explosion targets Afghan president’s rally, 24 killed

By Riyaz ul Khaliq   (AA): At least 24 people were killed in Afghanistan in a Taliban-claimed bomb attack on a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, local media reported. “An explosion occurred midday as President Ghani began … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide bombing kills 4 soldiers in Kabul
13th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide bombing kills 4 soldiers in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A Taliban-claimed suicide car bombing killed at least four soldiers and injuring three in the Afghan capital Kabul near the headquarters of the army’s commando forces, an official statement said Thursday. A minibus … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban bombing rocks diplomatic enclave in Kabul kills 12
6th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban bombing rocks diplomatic enclave in Kabul kills 12

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A massive suicide car bombing by Taliban rocked Afghan capital Kabul’s diplomatic enclave on Thursday, an official said. The Health Ministry has confirmed 12 people were killed, 10 civilians and one US … Continued

Afghanistan: Truck bombing by Taliban kills 16 civilians in Kabul
3rd Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Truck bombing by Taliban kills 16 civilians in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The Taliban claimed responsibility for a truck bomb that killed 16 people here in the Afghan capital, an official confirmed Tuesday as US signs a peace deal with the Taliban. Interior ministry spokesman … Continued

Afghanistan: 63 killed in suicide bombing at Shia Muslim wedding party
18th Aug 2019

Afghanistan: 63 killed in suicide bombing at Shia Muslim wedding party

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Authorities in Afghanistan on Sunday confirmed over 63 Shia Muslims were killed and nearly 200 injured in late last night’s suicide attack at a wedding party in the capital Kabul. Interior Ministry … Continued

Afghanistan: Roadside IED blast kills 34 bus passengers
31st Jul 2019

Afghanistan: Roadside IED blast kills 34 bus passengers

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A major roadside landmine blast in Farah, western Afghanistan, bordering Iran, killed at least 34 people on Wednesday morning, an official confirmed. A passenger bus coming from the neighboring Herat province hit … Continued

Afghanistan: Car bombing kills 4 people in SE Afghanistan
22nd Jul 2019

Afghanistan: Car bombing kills 4 people in SE Afghanistan

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A massive car bombing in the southeast of Afghanistan targeting a local security officer killed at least four people, an official and local media confirmed on Sunday after a spate of terrorist attacks … Continued

Afghanistan: 8 killed, 30 injured by IED at university
20th Jul 2019

Afghanistan: 8 killed, 30 injured by IED at university

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): An IED blast inches away from the main entrance of Kabul University in the Afghan capital on Friday morning killed eight people and injured more than 30, officials confirmed. The IED, placed … Continued

Afghanistan: 9 dead, 60 injured in Kandahar car bombing
19th Jul 2019

Afghanistan: 9 dead, 60 injured in Kandahar car bombing

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A massive suicide car bombing followed by gunfight at the police headquarters on Thursday killed at least nine people in Afghanistan’s southern Kandahar province, a hospital source said. Meanwhile, an explosion occurred … Continued

Afghanistan: 10 killed as huge explosion rocks Kabul
2nd Jul 2019

Afghanistan: 10 killed as huge explosion rocks Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people were killed and 65 more injured in a suicide bombing followed by a gunfight at a Defense Ministry installation in the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday, officials and … Continued

Afghanistan: 8 killed, incl children, in suicide attack
14th Jun 2019

Afghanistan: 8 killed, incl children, in suicide attack

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least eight people were killed in a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, an official confirmed. Governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told Anadolu Agency the bombing took place in the family … Continued

Afghanistan: Airstrikes kill 5 civilians in Helmand
21st May 2019

Afghanistan: Airstrikes kill 5 civilians in Helmand

[Archive photo: US bombing in Kunduz wounded many Afghanis being treated in Mazar-e-Sharif Regional Hospital in Balkh, Afghanistan on 4 October 2015. Photographer: Syed Khodaberdi Sadat/AA] Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Airstrikes killed five civilians in Afghanistan’s restive Helmand … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban attack kills 25 soldiers in Farah province
7th May 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attack kills 25 soldiers in Farah province

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A Taliban attack killed 25 soldiers in western Afghanistan, an official confirmed on Monday. Defying Afghan government’s calls for truce during the holy month of Ramadan, the Taliban assaulted a military check … Continued

Afghanistan: Eight police killed in Taliban attack
29th Apr 2019

Afghanistan: Eight police killed in Taliban attack

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA) – A Taliban attack on police station Sunday killed eight police and left five others wounded in western Ghor province of Afghanistan, according to local officials. Speaking to the press, Habibuhlah Radmanish, … Continued

Afghanistan: 3 US military personnel killed by Taliban
10th Apr 2019

Afghanistan: 3 US military personnel killed by Taliban

By Umar Farooq and Shadi Khan Saif   WASHINGTON (AA): Three U.S. service members were killed and three more injured in a Taliban-claimed suicide car bombing on Monday near a U.S. military base in Afghanistan, officials confirmed. The wounded were … Continued

Afghans protest civilian deaths in alleged US air raid
25th Mar 2019

Afghans protest civilian deaths in alleged US air raid

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Carrying dead bodies, residents of Afghanistan’s Kunduz province on Saturday protested a deadly air raid in the war-ravaged country allegedly committed but denied by U.S. forces. Accusing the the Taliban of deliberately … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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